Founded over four decades ago, Skinner offers more than 60 auctions annually. Skinner auctions reach an international audience and showcase the unique, rare, and beautiful in dozens of categories, including the fine and decorative arts, jewelry, modern design, musical instruments, science and technology, wine, and many others. Drawing on the expertise of its specialists and its personalized service, Skinner works with individuals, institutions, and estate settlement professionals to attract outstanding items from across New England, the United States, and the world. Important sales include a Qing Dynasty vase that set the record for Chinese art sold in the U.S., works by Fitz Henry Lane and Aldro Thompson Hibbard, folk art portraiture, and Kashmir textiles. Skinner regularly sees strong results for items ranging from fine Italian violins to Cartier diamond jewelry. Skinner is located in Boston and Marlborough, Massachusetts, Maine, Florida, and New York, and offers its customers worldwide, "anywhere" access to its sales.
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Bidder Reviews for Bonhams Skinner (22)
4.3 out of 5.0 Stars
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Aug 30, 2023
Nice item and smooth packing and shipping process
nice item that was rapidly sent to my address with an in house service.
Feb 08, 2023
Welcome to 2023
Did everything seamlessly online from bud to payment to scheduling pickup. Would definitely use them again.
Dec 03, 2022
One expects great stuff and great service from these folks. I got both.
Jun 14, 2022
Smooth transaction, good to do business with.
Nov 01, 2021
very happy customer
Pleasure to deal with. Very good auction house. Answered all questions promptly. Buy with confidence.
Oct 21, 2021
I think there were some hiccups in the payment process but I would definitely bid with them again.
Nov 20, 2017
Skinner is one of the best auction houses around. Thank you again Kind regards Justinian
JamesSanta Fe, NM
Jun 22, 2023
Shipping too expensive
Their third party shippers are very expensive, it feels like I'm trapped and I have no other choice.
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